New online tool kit provides guidelines and resources for faith-based organizations looking to reach older Americans AARP announced today the release of their first African American/Black Faith-Based Initiative Tool Kit. This self-service tool kit was created by AARP experts in collaboration with faith leaders from across the nation as a resource to aid in addressing the … [Read more...]
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All eligible voters in Hennepin County can vote absentee — either in-person or by mail — beginning Friday, September 22. Vote early in person In-person absentee voting will be available September 22 through November 6 at city halls and school district offices across Hennepin County and at the Early Vote Center in downtown Minneapolis at 217 S. Third Street. Each city … [Read more...]
It won’t be long before the trees sprout colors of red, gold and orange as we march toward the official start of fall on September 22. According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), adequate rainfall nearly statewide, combined with lots of summer sunshine, point to a beautiful fall leaf season. The DNR’s handy Fall Color Finder went live on September 7. … [Read more...]
Mychael Wright, founder of the Selby Ave JazzFest and owner of Golden Thyme Coffee Café, recently announced the entertainment line-up for the 2017 Selby Ave JazzFest. “With 2017 marking our 16th anniversary, I wanted to bring in a mix of past fest performers and a few acts who are starting to tear things up,” stated Wright, regarding this year’s line-up. “I think people are … [Read more...]
This year, C.O.P.E’s 12th Annual Scholarship Program/Gala and Fundraiser will be held on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at the Airport Hilton Hotel-Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota from 4 to 7:30 pm. The Gala includes a silent auction, dinner, and a presentation by Miss Ayana Imari Anderson, a C.O.P.E Scholar. Also, the guest speakers for the evening will be Dr. Edward … [Read more...]